Monthly Archives: December 2006

Sheppard Mullin Announces New FCC Law Blog

We are pleased to announce that the Communications Group at Sheppard Mullin has launched a new Communications Law Blog. You can access it at A blog is an online web journal. You will now be able to access up-to-date information on Communications Law. FCC Blog updates will come from You may wish to … Continue Reading

Washington Update – November 2006

I. Legislative Branch Activity A. EchoStar Pleas for Congressional Help. Earlier this year, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit found EchoStar in violation of the Satellite Home Viewer Act by regularly and unlawfully delivering out-of-market stations in competition to local stations that carry the same network programming. The Court set a deadline of December 1 … Continue Reading